The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 585 568 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.82% 6.11% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 8.22% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 351 320
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -11.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £26.98 £22.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.21 £26.98 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.58
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.10%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7715 6912 6396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.74% 74.40% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 3901 3519
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 270 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 158 £425 +3.97% 25
Hampshire +15 125 £388 -8.82% 29
Buckinghamshire +3 106 £400 +5.96% 5
Surrey -4 85 £425 - 11
Oxfordshire -14 41 £375 -7.69% 6
West Sussex -13 33 £425 +41.66% 2
East Sussex -3 20 £410 +17.14% 2
Middlesex -2 4 £400 -17.35%
Kent -16 4 £300 -33.33% 4
Sussex -2 2 £650 +62.50% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £330 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 619 (59.46%) Project Management
2 315 (30.26%) Finance
3 272 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 244 (23.44%) ITIL
5 233 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (16.52%) MS Project
7 171 (16.43%) PMI Certification
8 168 (16.14%) Microsoft
9 141 (13.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 138 (13.26%) Telecoms
11 130 (12.49%) MS Office
12 128 (12.30%) Security Cleared
13 127 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 124 (11.91%) MS Excel
14 124 (11.91%) PMP
15 110 (10.57%) Change Management
16 99 (9.51%) Migration
17 95 (9.13%) Programme Management
18 93 (8.93%) Waterfall
19 91 (8.74%) SC Cleared
20 88 (8.45%) Oracle
21 78 (7.49%) Windows
21 78 (7.49%) Data Centre
22 77 (7.40%) Risk Management
23 76 (7.30%) PMI
24 72 (6.92%) Degree
25 71 (6.82%) Change Control
26 69 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
27 68 (6.53%) Project Planning
28 67 (6.44%) Service Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.02%) CMS
3 10 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.67%) Lync
4 7 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.58%) WordPress
5 6 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.48%) Apache
7 4 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.38%) GlassFish
7 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.29%) Documentum
8 3 (0.29%) SAS
8 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.19%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.19%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.096%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.096%) Drupal
10 1 (0.096%) TPMS
10 1 (0.096%) Moodle
Applications
1 172 (16.52%) MS Project
2 130 (12.49%) MS Office
3 124 (11.91%) MS Excel
4 48 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (4.03%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.58%) Maya
8 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.86%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.38%) Primavera
4 4 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.096%) Maximo
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.096%) Agresso
7 1 (0.096%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.86%) SaaS
2 7 (0.67%) Office 365
3 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.096%) Veeva
5 1 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.096%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.98%) WAN
2 29 (2.79%) LAN
3 27 (2.59%) Firewall
4 17 (1.63%) Internet
5 16 (1.54%) Radio Access Network
6 15 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.44%) SAN
7 13 (1.25%) VPN
8 11 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (0.96%) VoIP
10 9 (0.86%) SSL
10 9 (0.86%) Intranet
11 8 (0.77%) Wireless
11 8 (0.77%) LTE
11 8 (0.77%) Unified Communications
12 7 (0.67%) VoLTE
12 7 (0.67%) 3G
13 6 (0.58%) SMS
13 6 (0.58%) 4G
13 6 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (1.73%) Oracle Database
4 14 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (0.96%) Big Data
7 9 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.48%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.48%) SAP BI
10 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.29%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (0.29%) DataStage
12 3 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (0.38%) JIRA
2 3 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.19%) CaliberRM
3 2 (0.19%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.096%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.096%) ERwin
4 1 (0.096%) JMeter
4 1 (0.096%) Maven
4 1 (0.096%) Selenium
4 1 (0.096%) JUnit
4 1 (0.096%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.096%) TestNG
4 1 (0.096%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.096%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.096%) Cucumber
General
1 315 (30.26%) Finance
2 138 (13.26%) Telecoms
3 40 (3.84%) Retail
4 38 (3.65%) Marketing
5 33 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.69%) Banking
7 22 (2.11%) Billing
8 21 (2.02%) Electronics
9 19 (1.83%) Publishing
10 16 (1.54%) Automotive
11 13 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.06%) Legal
13 9 (0.86%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (0.58%) Local Government
15 5 (0.48%) German Language
16 4 (0.38%) Back Office
16 4 (0.38%) Military
17 3 (0.29%) Advertising
17 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 623 (59.85%) Project Manager
2 116 (11.14%) Analyst
3 68 (6.53%) Business Analyst
4 63 (6.05%) Infrastructure Manager
5 62 (5.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 49 (4.71%) Programme Manager
7 44 (4.23%) Coordinator
7 44 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 43 (4.13%) Senior Manager
9 41 (3.94%) Senior Project Manager
10 34 (3.27%) IT Project Manager
11 29 (2.79%) Technical Manager
12 28 (2.69%) Business Manager
12 28 (2.69%) Project Coordinator
13 26 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
14 23 (2.21%) Consultant
14 23 (2.21%) Service Manager
14 23 (2.21%) Delivery Manager
15 20 (1.92%) Architect
16 19 (1.83%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (0.96%) .NET
2 7 (0.67%) HTML
3 5 (0.48%) HTML5
3 5 (0.48%) XML
4 4 (0.38%) SAML
5 3 (0.29%) CSS
5 3 (0.29%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.29%) JSF
6 2 (0.19%) Middleware
6 2 (0.19%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.19%) Web Services
7 1 (0.096%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.096%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.096%) Flash
7 1 (0.096%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.096%) Java EE
7 1 (0.096%) jQuery
7 1 (0.096%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.49%) Data Centre
2 76 (7.30%) PMI
3 65 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.40%) NHS
6 17 (1.63%) DTV
7 11 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 9 (0.86%) Economics
9 8 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.67%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.67%) Statistics
11 6 (0.58%) PKI
11 6 (0.58%) Social Media
11 6 (0.58%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.48%) User Experience
12 5 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.49%) Windows
2 22 (2.11%) Linux
3 16 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (1.54%) UNIX
4 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (0.77%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (0.48%) AIX
6 5 (0.48%) Solaris
7 4 (0.38%) Android
7 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.096%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (59.46%) Project Management
2 272 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 244 (23.44%) ITIL
4 233 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (10.57%) Change Management
6 99 (9.51%) Migration
7 95 (9.13%) Programme Management
8 93 (8.93%) Waterfall
9 77 (7.40%) Risk Management
10 71 (6.82%) Change Control
11 69 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
12 68 (6.53%) Project Planning
13 67 (6.44%) Service Management
14 50 (4.80%) Service Delivery
15 49 (4.71%) PRINCE
15 49 (4.71%) Scrum
16 48 (4.61%) CRM
17 39 (3.75%) Business Analysis
18 37 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (3.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (4.13%) SQL
2 29 (2.79%) C
3 13 (1.25%) Java
4 10 (0.96%) PHP
5 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.38%) Perl
6 4 (0.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.29%) C#
8 1 (0.096%) C++
8 1 (0.096%) VB
8 1 (0.096%) VBA
8 1 (0.096%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 171 (16.43%) PMI Certification
2 141 (13.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 128 (12.30%) Security Cleared
4 127 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 124 (11.91%) PMP
6 91 (8.74%) SC Cleared
7 72 (6.92%) Degree
8 40 (3.84%) DV Cleared
9 37 (3.55%) ISEB
10 35 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (3.07%) APMP
12 13 (1.25%) CISSP
13 10 (0.96%) CISM
13 10 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.48%) HND
16 4 (0.38%) CRISC
16 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 3 (0.29%) MCSE
17 3 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.80%) QA
2 32 (3.07%) SLA
3 17 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.06%) P3O
6 10 (0.96%) PMBOK
7 6 (0.58%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.38%) COBIT
9 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.19%) BS7799
10 2 (0.19%) BS15000
11 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.096%) GxP
11 1 (0.096%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.58%) XenApp
4 5 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.38%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.096%) vSphere
8 1 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.096%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.48%) SCCM
2 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.19%) SCOM
3 2 (0.19%) Nessus
4 1 (0.096%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.096%) OpenView
4 1 (0.096%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.096%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.096%) Netcool
4 1 (0.096%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 168 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 88 (8.45%) Oracle
3 62 (5.96%) SAP
4 29 (2.79%) Cisco
5 28 (2.69%) HP
5 28 (2.69%) VMware
6 20 (1.92%) Citrix
7 19 (1.83%) Remedy
8 16 (1.54%) Ericsson
9 15 (1.44%) Cognos
9 15 (1.44%) Amdocs
10 13 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 10 (0.96%) NetApp
12 8 (0.77%) Nokia
12 8 (0.77%) Juniper
13 7 (0.67%) IBM
13 7 (0.67%) Huawei
14 6 (0.58%) Sitecore
14 6 (0.58%) Google
15 5 (0.48%) Baan
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